On This Day

Famous Birthdays on January 7 (Part 2)

  • 1963 Clint Mansell, English musician and composer, born in Coventry, United Kingdom

Rand Paul

1963 Rand Paul, American politician (Senate-R-Kentucky 2011-), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

  • 1964 Francisco Maciel, Mexican tennis star, born in Querétaro, Mexico

Nicolas Cage

1964 Nicolas Cage, American actor (Moonstruck, Leaving Las Vegas), born in Long Beach, California

  • 1965 Mark Rushmere, South African cricketer (South African opening bat in comeback Test 1992), born in Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • 1966 Carolyn Bessette Kennedy, American publicist & wife of John Kennedy Jr, born in White Plains, New York (d. 1999)
  • 1966 Randy Burridge, Canadian NHL left wing (NHL All Star 1992; Washington Capitals,; Boston Bruins), born in Fort Erie, Ontario
  • 1966 Ehab Tawfik, Egyptian singer, born in Cairo, Egypt
  • 1966 Corrie Sanders, South African boxer, (WBO heavyweight champion, 2003), born in Brits, South Africa (d. 2012)
  • 1967 Guy Hebert, American NHL goalie (Anaheim Mighty Ducks, Team USA 98), born in Troy, New York
  • 1967 Scott Galbraith, American NFL tight end (Washington Redskins, Dallas Cowboys), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1967 Mark Lamarr, British comedian & broadcaster, born in Swindon, United Kingdom
  • 1967 Irrfan Khan, Indian film producer & actor (Paan Singh Tomar, Slumdog Millionaire, Life of Pi), born in Jaipur, India
  • 1969 Chris Hatcher, American baseball outfielder (Houston Astros), born in Kinston, North Carolina
  • 1969 Erric Pegram, American NFL running back (Pit Steelers, NY Giants, San Diego Chargers), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1969 Todd Kinchen, American NFL wide receiver (St Louis Rams, Atlanta Falcons), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969 David Yost, American actor & producer, born in Council Bluffs, Iowa
  • 1970 Paul McCallum, Canadian football punter and placekicker (Claymores, Sask Roughriders), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1970 Todd Day, American NBA guard/forward (Boston Celtics), born in Decatur, Illinois
  • 1970 Joao Ricardo, Angolan footballer, born in Luanda, Angola
  • 1970 Doug E. Doug [Douglas Bourne], American actor and comedian (Cosby, Operation Dumbo Drop, Jungle Fever), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971 C.W. Anderson, American professional wrestler, born in Emit, North Carolina
  • 1971 Tina Anderson, American comic book writer
  • 1971 Jeremy Renner, American actor (The Hurt Locker; The Avengers), born in Modesto, California
  • 1972 Chuck Levy, American football running back (SF 49ers), born in
  • 1972 Donald Brashear, American NHL left wing (Montreal Canadiens), born in Bedford, Indiana
  • 1973 Bobby Engram, American football wide receiver (Chicago Bears), born in Camden, South Carolina
  • 1973 Brian Milne, American fullback (Cincinnati Bengals), born in Waterford, Pennsylvania
  • 1973 Jonna Tervomaa, Finnish singer, born in Forssa, Finland
  • 1975 Rob Waddell, New Zealand single scull rower (Olympics 1996) and America's Cup sailor (Team NZ), born in Cambridge, New Zealand
  • 1976 Éric Gagné, Canadian baseball pitcher (NL Cy Young Award 2003), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1976 Alfonso Soriano, Dominican baseball player, born in San Pedro de Macorís, Dominican Republic
  • 1976 Vanessa Lorenzo, Spanish fashion model, born in Barcelona
  • 1977 Dustin Diamond, American actor (Saved By Bell - "Screech"), born in San Jose, California (d. 2021)
  • 1977 Michelle Behennah, British model, born in Singapore
  • 1977 John Gidding, American architect & TV host (Designed to Sell), born in Istanbul, Turkey
  • 1978 Kevin Mench, American baseball player, born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • 1979 Bipasha Basu, Indian model, born in New Delhi, India
  • 1979 Mariangel Ruiz, Venezuelan actress & model, born in San Juan de los Morros, Venezuela
  • 1979 Ryan Tedder, American singer, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1981 Alex Auld, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Cold Lake, Canada
  • 1981 Marquis Daniels, American basketball player, born in Jasper, Florida
  • 1982 Francisco Rodriguez, Venezuelan baseball player, born in Caracas, Venezuela
  • 1982 Hannah Stockbauer, German swimmer, born in Nuremberg, Germany
  • 1982 Ianina Zanazzi, Argentine racing driver, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1982 Lauren Cohan, English-American actress (The Walking Dead), born in Cherry Hill, New Jersey
  • 1982 Ruth Negga, Irish-Ethiopian actress (Loving), born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • 1983 Liesbeth Mouha, Belgian beach volleyball player, born in Tongeren, Belgium
  • 1983 Natalie Gulbis, American golfer (ANA Inspiration 2006 3rd), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1984 Jon Lester, American baseball player, born in Tacoma, Washington

Lewis Hamilton

1985 Lewis Hamilton, English auto racer (World Formula 1 Drivers Champion 2008, 14-15, 17-20), born in Stevenage, England

  • 1986 Grant Leadbitter, English footballer, born in Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
  • 1987 Davide Astori, Italian footballer (Milan), born in San Giovanni Bianco, Italy (d. 2018)
  • 1988 Scott Pendlebury, Australian rules footballer, born in Sale, Australia
  • 1988 Haley Bennett, American singer & actress, born in Fort Myers, Florida
  • 1988 Robert Sheehan, Irish actor, born in Port Laoise, Republic of Ireland
  • 1989 Emiliano Insúa, Argentine footballer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1990 Liam Aiken, American actor, born in NYC, New York
  • 1990 Elene Gedevanishvili, Georgian figure skater, born in Tbilisi, Georgia
  • 1990 Camryn Grimes, American actress, born in Van Nuys, California
  • 1990 Gregor Schlierenzauer, Austrian ski jumper, born in Tyrol, Austria
  • 1991 Max Morrow, Canadian actor, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1991 Eden Hazard, Belgian football player (Chelsea, Belgian national team), born in La Louvière, Belgium
  • 1991 Caster Semenya, South African runner (Olympic Gold 2016), born near Polokwane, South Africa
  • 1991 Mj Rodriguez, American actress and singer, born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1995 Craig Thompson, Irish-English YouTuber (MiniLadd), born in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • 1996 Abbey Speakman, English twin born 19 days after her twin sister
  • 1997 Lamar Jackson Jr., American NFL quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2016, Louisville; Pro Bowl 2019, Baltimore Ravens), born in Pompano Beach, Florida